Israel Unemployment Rate 1992-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Israel increased to 5.20 percent in June from 5 percent in May of 2015.The unemployment rate of males rose to 5.2 percent (5.0 percent in May), females to 5.3 percent (4.9 percent in May). The number of unemployed persons rose to 201.4 Thousand from 191.2 Thousand in May. The employment rate declined to 60.8 percent (60.9 percent in May). The participation rate rose to 64.2 percent (64.1 percent in May). The number of employed persons rose to 3644 Thousand from 3643.7 Thousand in May. Unemployment Rate in Israel averaged 7.64 percent from 1992 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 11.40 percent in March of 1992 and a record low of 4.90 percent in April of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Israel is reported by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel.

Israel Unemployment Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.20 5.00 11.40 4.90 1992 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Israel, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Israel Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Content for - Israel Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, July 31, 2015.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-05-25 12:30 PM Apr 4.9% 5.3% 6%
2015-06-22 11:30 AM May 5.0% 4.9% 4.9%
2015-07-30 11:10 AM Jun 5.2% 5.0% 4.9%
2015-08-25 11:15 AM Jul 5.2% 4.9%
2015-09-22 11:00 AM Aug 4.9%
2015-10-30 11:00 AM Sep 4.9%

Israel Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.20 5.00 11.40 4.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 3640.58 3595.05 3640.58 1537.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 0.19 0.20 0.31 0.13 Million [+]
Job Vacancies 90233.00 79641.00 90233.00 36223.00 [+]
Wages 9607.00 9558.70 9607.00 7186.00 ILS/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 106.40 114.40 137.00 96.00 Index Points [+]
Population 8.30 8.13 8.30 2.11 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 62.33 62.00 62.33 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 67.33 67.00 67.33 67.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 4650.00 4300.00 4650.00 2348.88 ILS/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.00 Jun/15 5.90 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.90 Jun/15 6.70 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Jun/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.04 Jun/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.10 Jun/15 11.10 12.10 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.30 Mar/15 10.40 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Jun/15 4.70 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.81 Mar/15 5.94 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.70 Jun/15 12.50 13.00 5.80 percent [+]
Japan 3.40 Jun/15 3.30 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.41 Jun/15 4.45 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 6.90 Jun/15 6.90 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.40 Jun/15 5.60 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.90 Jun/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 22.37 Jun/15 23.78 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.10 Jun/15 3.20 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 9.60 Apr/15 10.60 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 May/15 5.50 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.30 Jun/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]